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Son Bou Scuba

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Son Bou Scuba is an expanding Dutch/German run dive centre (PADI 5 Star Dive Resort, BSAC Resort Centre) and dive shop. The centre is ideally situated on the South coast, giving access to the island's best dive sites, regardless of the weather...more
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Calle Central; San Jaime Medit s/n, 07730 Son Bou, Alaior, Menorca, Spain
+34 696 62 82 65
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 25 September 2015

I started going to Son Bou Scuba as an Open Water Diver in 2008. I am now at Rescue Diver Level following other qualifications with the dive centre. I dive regularly in Egypt, and have recently dived in Mexico and the Maldives. Out of all...More

6  Thank DanZ Z
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Reviewed 18 August 2016
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Joop W, General Manager at Son Bou Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2016


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Reviewed 4 October 2018

Son Bou Scuba is a great dive centre with the right amount of dive banter and humour in the centre and professionalism and thoroughness when diving. I had a six great dives with Muriel, Joop and her team. Katie from the UK took me out...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2018

My husband and I did the open water referral course with Son Bou scuba consisting of 4 dives over 2 consecutive days in 2 different locations. The whole team are very friendly, knowledgable and professional. Our trainer/assessor Katie was excellent. She acknowledged any worries we...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

I had my very first scuba experience with the amazing instructor Katie today. Couldn’t recommend more. The team were friendly and welcoming and put me at ease right away. I’m not much of a water fan but they quickly had me excited to jump in!...More

Thank Alexander M
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Very Nice and helpful people (espescially Katie) and i had a fun and enjoyable couple Of days with you guys. They explained everything in a easy way and they had many languages to choose from so it was easy to understand. Hope i see you...More

Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 29 September 2018

First time diving after completing an open water qualification 10 years prior. Super friendly staff (wish we had met them sooner) and an all round awesome experience completing 4 dives in 2 days. Thank you to Katie, Muriel and Steven for making the return to...More

Thank Bryce J
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

This was my first dive and I couldn't have asked for a better experience, we were taken to a very quiet and beautifull spot along the north coast and we did two 45 minute dives. Considering I was a complete begginer my instructors were very...More

Thank Ben D
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Very friendly team! already have my advanced open water but did not do it for 2 years. had the chance to dive with just the dive master and we could stay as long as i could. The spot was very nice with morays, octopus and...More

Thank sophielanna
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Fantastic dive centre, I went to complete my open water course, really friendly people, extra special thank you to Katie my instructor

Thank Expedition562331
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Husband ,Paul went to enquire about doing Advance Open Water , frendly helpful staff ! He did his course and passed ! With the excellent tuition from Joop , Muriel , Katie and Steven, he then back for a fun dive - no learning and...More

Thank Alyson D
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend diving with Son Bou Scuba - Muriel also booked us in for the diving medical the day before which was good as we were struggling to get this done in the UK. The dives sites were beautiful (the pont d'en Gil dive site...More

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7 August 2018|
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Response from Joop W | Property representative |
Hi, yes your GP has the right to deny this. Solution: Do your dive medical in Spain with a diving doctor. Valid for 2 years.
19 April 2017|
Response from Joop W | Property representative |
Hi Ed, Thank you for your email! We do beginner dives every day (Discover Scuba Diving). This involves one or two dives in the sea. Before we go out, all participants meet with their instructor (max. 4:1) and get a safety... More